Opening of the New Tate Modern
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In what will be a huge day for the world of modern art, the new Tate Modern is set to be unveiled June 17. Designed by Swiss duo Herzog & de Meuron, the Switch House extension to the original Bankside structure will provide sixty percent more exhbition space and allow for a complete rehang of the permanent collection. Featuring a viewing level, restaurant, members’ room and three new floors or galleries, the addition represents the next phase for this vaunted institution, and is sure to be a force of innovation in the state of contemporary art.